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Oceana County Economic Profile

Population (2017) 25,968
5 Year % Population Growth (2012-2017) -1%
20-34 Yr Old Population (2017) 4,091
Median Age (2016) 43
Households (2016) 15,945
Civilian Labor Force (2017) 12,101
Jobs (2017) 8,088

Top 10 Industries by Total Jobs (2017)

Industry Jobs Percentage
Manufacturing 1,688 21%
Government 1,315 16%
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting 1,003 13%
Accommodation & Food Services 831 10%
Retail Trade 721 9%
Construction 529 7%
Wholesale Trade 430 5%
Health Care & Social Assistance 327 4%
Other Services (except Public Admin.) 274 3%
Transportation & Warehousing 184 2%

Top 10 Occupations (2017)

Industry Jobs Median Hourly Earnings
Production 1186 $15.16
Office and Admin. Support 1007 $16.52
Transportation & Material Moving 708 $14.57
Management 685 $23.26
Sales and Related 651 $17.34
Food Prep & Serving Related 639 $10.69
Farming, Fishing & Forestry 540 $12.17
Construction and Extraction 419 $16.31
Installation, Maintenance & Repair 398 $19.36
Education, Training & Library 377 $21.09

Educational Attainment (2017)

Income

Avg. Household Income (2015) $53,300
Median Household Income (2015) $42,000
Per Capita Income (2015) $20,800
Average Earnings (2016) $41,172

Data Source

Data source: Economic Modeling Specialists International (EMSI) / www.economicmodeling.com.

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; 2016 American Community Survey / http://factfinder.census.gov